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CHK Chesapeake Energy Corporation
Chesapeake Energy Corporation is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, and development of properties for the production of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids (NGL) from underground reservoirs in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Exploration and Production; Marketing, Gathering, and Compression; and Oilfield Services. It holds interests in natural gas resource plays, including the Haynesville/Bossier Shales in northwestern Louisiana and East Texas; the Marcellus Shale in the northern Appalachian Basin of West Virginia and Pennsylvania; and the Barnett Shale in the Fort Worth Basin of north-central Texas. The company also holds interests in liquids-rich resource plays, such as the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas; the Utica Shale in Ohio and Pennsylvania; the Granite Wash/Hogshooter, Cleveland, Tonkawa, and Mississippi Lime plays in the Anadarko Basin in northwestern Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle, and southern Kansas; and the Niobrara Shale in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. It owns interests in approximately 46,800 natural gas and oil wells. As of December 31, 2013, the companys proved reserves were 2.678 billion barrels of oil equivalent. In addition, it provides natural gas, oil, and NGL marketing services, including commodity price structuring, contract administration, and nomination services for Chesapeake-operated wells and other producers. Further, the company offers various oilfield services comprising drilling, hydraulic fracturing, oilfield rentals, rig relocation, fluid handling, and disposal and manufacturing of natural gas compressor packages. Chesapeake Energy Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
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Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Climbs Today as it Declares Quarterly Dividend15 Dec 2014, 8:28 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Chesapeake Energy are climbing, up 1.33% to $17.47 in early market trading Monday, as its board of directors declared an 8.75 cent per share quarterly dividend, scheduled to be paid on January 31, 2015, to common shareholders. This represents a 35 cent dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2%. Last week, the stock slipped to a 52-week low of $16.63 ...
Chesapeake Energy Corporation Declares Quarterly Common and Preferred Stock Dividends15 Dec 2014, 5:01 amChesapeake Energy Corporation today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a $0.0875 per share quarterly dividend that will be paid on January 31, 2015 to common shareholders of record on January 15, 2015.
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Falls to 52-Week Low Today After Oil Sinks Below $6011 Dec 2014, 2:14 pmNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Chesapeake Energy Corp. slipped to a 52-week low of $16.63 after U.S. crude oil futures fell below $60 a barrel for the first time in five years on oversupply fears, CNBC reports. Deutsche Bank cut its price target on Chesapeake stock today to $24 from $26 in its 2015 E&P outlook, maintaining a "hold" rating. The Oklahoma-based oil and gas company has "upside ...
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Falling Today Amid Lower Oil Prices10 Dec 2014, 9:58 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Chesapeake Energy are falling, lower by 4.55% to $17.51 in late morning trading Wednesday, after data from the Energy Information Administration showed U.S. commercial crude inventories climbed by 1.5 million barrels last week, while analysts expected a draw down of 2.2 million barrels, CNBC reports. U.S. crude futures are down 4.15% to $61.17 per barrel as of ...
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Declines as Oil Prices Hit Five-Year Low8 Dec 2014, 12:43 pmNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Chesapeake Energy were down 6.1% to $18.11 in afternoon trading Monday as oil prices sank to a five-year low. Brent crude fell more than 4% to $66.12 a barrel, its lowest point since 2009. WTI Crude also dropped below $63 for the first time since July 2009. The price drop occurred after Morgan Stanley reduced its 2015 forecast for Brent crude in a research note ...
Fastenal Takes Over #319 Spot From Chesapeake Energy2 Dec 2014, 3:30 pmFastenal Takes Over #319 Spot From Chesapeake Energy
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Closes Lower Today as Oil Declines28 Nov 2014, 11:43 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Chesapeake Energy Corp. closed lower by 12.07% to $20.26 on Friday afternoon, as oil prices dropped following the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' announcement it has decided not to cut output. Oil prices are down by 6.5%, which has sent energy stocks plummeting today. Brent Crude was trading close to $73 per barrel on Friday, following a new ...